Kristine A. Huskey

About me

Industry Law
Occupation Director, Anti-Torture Program, Physicians for Human Rights
Location Washington, DC, United States
Introduction For my webpage, click under "Contact" at left. I am also on adjunct professor on national security at Georgetown University Law School ( IntLawGrrls posts by or about me may be found at My IntLawGrrls transnational foremother is Sacagawea, the Native American interpreter, diplomat, and occasional navigator who was the only woman on Lewis & Clark's early 1800s exploration of America, as I've described at To read more about me, please enjoy the recently-published "Justice at Guantanamo: One Woman's Odyssey and Her Crusade for Human Rights," a memoir about my experiences representing Guantanamo detainees and my personal journey to discovering my passion for human rights law. Available at